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Suppliers With Real-World Automation Products

Discover fully integrated automation solutions for your company. Legacy products are not designed to keep up with current real-world processes and needs. You can increase your productivity, cycle time, and flexibility with automation products from Carlton-Bates Company including HMIs, Smart Relays, Distributed IO, PLCs, Ethernet switches and modules, media converters, and more.


PLCs and HMIs

Repeatedly replacing legacy systems is expensive, time consuming, and frustrating. CBC has the suppliers who can offer PLC and HMI solutions to put you at the forefront of the Industry 4.0 pack. Our products will keep your automation systems and processes up-to-date.

IDEC High Performance Touchscreens

EXOR JSmart Series

Red Lion Graphite® HMIs

Phoenix Contact HMIs and Industrial PCs brochure

Panduit Control Panel Reference Design

Molex Article Building Next-Gen Interconnect Solutions

EXOR Harsh Environment Series

Red Lion White Paper Unlocking Efficiencies

Panduit Connected Plant Case Study

IDEC HMI Selection Guide

Phoenix Contact PLCs

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Programmable/Smart Relays

Programmable or smart relays contain automation, display, timer, and control all in one package. The size and base of the relays are dependent on the amount of I/O modules needed. These relays are used for light industrial settings and come in a variety of styles. CBC will help you find the right relay for your application.

IDEC SmartRelay 6th Generation

Phoenix Contact Programmable Relays COMPLETE Line

Panduit M12 Overmolded Cordsets

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There are countless Ethernet solutions to choose from – including managed, monitored, or unmonitored options. Network management and built-in redundancy safeguard communications. Most Ethernet solutions are robust and can withstand extreme environments. Carlton-Bates also carries PoE products that distribute power and data over Ethernet. Count on CBC and our supplier partners to keep your business on the cutting edge of automation.

Red Lion How to Build Future-Proof Networks with Gigabit Ethernet

Molex Ethernet/IP to Modbus Serial Gateway

Panduit Case Study Automotive

IDEC SX5E Unmanaged Industrial Ethernet Switch

EXOR eXware Series

Phoenix Contact Cellular Family


Red Lion White Paper Turn Remote Sites into Smart Remote Sites

Brad® applicomIO EtherNet/IP Network Interface Card

Panduit Deploying Industrial Ethernet Switch on-Machine

Phoenix Contact Industrial Ethernet

EXOR eX700 Series – IoT Controller

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